International Programs

Study Abroad in Idaho!

Looking for a short-term study abroad experience of a semester or year?

Map of Washington, Oregon and Idaho showing locations of Seattle, Spokane, Portland and Lewiston

LCSC offers several semester or year options depending on English ability:

For students whose English language level is below the scores listed in Table 1, LCSC offers enrollment in the Institute of Intensive English.

For students who meet the English language levels listed in Table 1, LCSC offers a one semester program that includes English classes and a college level class. This is LCSC’s Bridge program. After successful completion of this semester program, students are allowed to study full-time college classes based on their education level and interest.

Students who meet the English language requirements listed in Table 2 can enroll in college classes.


Table 1: Students who must complete our English Language Program before entering college. English Language Requirements-Bridge Program

Test Required score
TOEFL iBT 54-60, PBT 480-499
IELTS   4.5
Eiken 2
Compass ESL                  246-259
TOIEC* 600-729
TOEFL ITP*        480-519

Table 2: Admission to college for Study Abroad in Idaho! Students. English Language Requirements - College         

Test Required score
TOEFL iBT 61, PBT 500       
IELTS 5 (all bands, not average)
Compass ESL 260
TOEIC* 730

*These scores are not included in the LCSC English language requirements for degree-seeking students.


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